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What does SaO2 stand for?

SaO2 stands for Oxygen Saturation (hemoglobin)

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KMSA) introduces the Oxygen Saturation Monitor PULSOX-300 and PULSOX- 300i, compact, lightweight wristwatch-style pulse oximeters that can non- invasively measure the amount of oxygen in arterial blood (SpO2 -- arterial blood oxygen saturation level) and pulse rate continuously, making it ideal for home therapy.
We found that one patient in a prone restraint became lethargic after a 20-mg ziprasidone injection, and his oxygen saturation dropped from a baseline of 98% to 89%.